acquisition

Zephyr acquires Atlassian visual feedback testing tool

On 13 November 2013, Zephyr, the California-based test management software provider, acquired Capture for JIRA, a visual feedback and collaborative testing tool from Atlassian, the Sydney-based enterprise software company. Of the acquisition, Zephyr CEO Scott Johnson said: “We are excited to bring software testing innovation to Capture for JIRA customers and expand our collaboration with »

QA Mentor, Inc. acquires TestMatick

QA Mentor, Inc., a New York-based software quality assurance and testing services provider, announced last week the acquisition of TestMatick, a privately held software testing company in the Ukraine, with headquarters in Cherkassy. Founder and CEO of QA Mentor, Inc. Ruslan Desyatnikov said “this acquisition will help QA Mentor, Inc. strengthen its position in the »

Infosys reduces sales outlook, but says open source is area of future growth

In second quarter results released this week, leading systems integration firm Infosys has cut its annual revenue forecast to a range of between 6.5% and 7.5%, compared to analysts’ expectations of around 7.6%. However, the results suggest that client engagements continue to evolve, as new models and go-to market approaches are explored. Earlier this year, »

QA Mentor acquires Zado, Indian software testing company

Rusland Desyatnikov, CEO and founder of QA Mentor, said Zado Infotech’s Z-Automate technology can convert manual resources to automated script by individuals without any programming experience or knowledge. Desyatnikov said: “This unique script-less framework with an easy spreadsheet interface for test suite configuration and development will allow manual testers to convert manual regression ... »

Wipro targets LatAm with $8.7m deal

Indian technology firm Wipro has agreed to acquire InfoSERVER, an IT service provider based in Brazil that has a focus on the financial sector. The deal will cost Wipro $8.7m. InfoSERVER , founded in 1995, counts Banco Bradesco, one of Brazil’s largest private banks, among its customers, as well as HSBC, Allianz, and Santander. The »

CA Technologies acquires cloud testing company

In a deal that demonstrates the  growing importance of cloud technology in software development and testing, CA Technologies has announced that it will acquire BlazeMeter, the Israeli testing-as-a-service provider. The terms of the deal are not public but it is scheduled to close by the end of the year. Reports say that the deal could »